By Associated Press - Monday, January 12, 2015

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Duke Chapel and the university’s Haiti Lab will host a service of remembrance to mark the five-year anniversary of the massive earthquake in Haiti.

The service will be held Monday afternoon at the chapel in Durham. It will include a recitation of the Lord’s prayer in Creole and a moment of silence at 4:53 p.m., the time the earthquake struck.

Officials say the 2010 earthquake killed 316,000 people, and a cholera outbreak nine months later took more than 7,750 lives. Duke’s Haiti Lab was founded the same year. It focuses on the country’s disaster recovery and the expansion of Haitian studies in the U.S. and Haiti.

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